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Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the capital of the Emirate of Dubai.


Bahrain extends suspension of flights to and from Dubai international airport

Flights to and from Dubai International Airport have been suspended for an additional 48 hours, civil aviation affairs (CAA) in Bahrain announced on Wednesday.
Reuters - Published

Dubai ruler seeks to keep judgments private in UK court fight with former wife

Dubai's ruler, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, began an appeal on Wednesday to prevent the publication of two judgments in a British court battle with his former wife Princess Haya bint..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Dubai

Djokovic looks ahead to Dubai Open after Australian Open win [Video]Djokovic looks ahead to Dubai Open after Australian Open win

Serb star Novak Djokovic looks ahead to the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships as the world number one returns to action following his Australian Open triumph.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:00Published

Dubai shows its funny side [Video]Dubai shows its funny side

From some of the biggest comedy stars in the world to homegrown and local talent, we go behind the scenes of Dubai’s thriving comedy scene.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 03:00Published

"It feels like a really big victory just to be here," says Froome on return to racing [Video]"It feels like a really big victory just to be here," says Froome on return to racing

Chris Froome says that he is really motivated to be racing again after recovering from serious injuries sustained in a high-speed crash last year.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:50Published

One step closer to autonomous human flight: Jetman flies 1,800m above Dubai [Video]One step closer to autonomous human flight: Jetman flies 1,800m above Dubai

One step closer to autonomous human flight: Jetman flies 1,800m above Dubai

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 02:48Published

Passengers on coronavirus cruise say mood on board was "very depressive" [Video]Passengers on coronavirus cruise say mood on board was "very depressive"

A retired doctor on board a cruise ship that docked in Cambodia last week after being turned away at five other ports said the mood on board was "very depressive" and "very anxious" in a video he..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:47Published

Jetpack man flies high above Dubai coastline [Video]Jetpack man flies high above Dubai coastline

French jetman Vince Reffet successfully took off from the ground and flew high above Dubai on Friday.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:10Published

Colombia's Paez and Slovenia's Pintaric win tough desert mountain bike race [Video]Colombia's Paez and Slovenia's Pintaric win tough desert mountain bike race

Hector Leonardo Paez surged to victory in the Hero Dubai Desert Fascination while Blaza Pintaric won the women's edition in the desert mountain bike race.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 03:16Published

Dubai's bid to make bureaucratic backlogs a thing of the past [Video]Dubai's bid to make bureaucratic backlogs a thing of the past

Dubai's bid to make bureaucratic backlogs a thing of the past

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 05:00Published

Dubai acts to stem the tide of single use plastic [Video]Dubai acts to stem the tide of single use plastic

Almost 90 million air passengers pass through Dubai each year, bringing 5,500 tonnes of plastic. But attitudes are changing.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 05:00Published

Kate Hudson faces backlash over Dubai tourism video [Video]Kate Hudson faces backlash over Dubai tourism video

Kate Hudson has been accused of overlooking the terrible human rights record of the United Arab Emirates by accepting a paid post to promote tourism in Dubai.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:40Published

Dubai's eclectic music scene [Video]Dubai's eclectic music scene

Dubai's eclectic music scene

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 03:00Published


Verdicts delivered in child wardship battle between Dubai ruler and ex-wife, court hears

Verdicts have been given in the latest stage of a legal battle between Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum and his former wife Princess Haya bint al-Hussein over their children,..
Reuters - Published

‘Anti-India acts got Debbie Abrahams' visa cancelled’

Abrahams was detained at Delhi airport and deported to Dubai on Monday. Official sources asserted that issuance and rejection of visas was the sovereign right of any country and said rejection of the..
IndiaTimes - Published

S&P warns coronavirus travel restrictions could hurt Dubai's hospitality industry

Dubai's hospitality industry is most at risk in the Gulf Arab states region from being negatively impacted by travel restrictions associated with the new coronavirus outbreak, ratings agency S&P Global..
Reuters - Published

Iqbal Mirchi's sons running his smuggling, drugs biz: ED

The Iqbal Mirchi smuggling and drug network is still thriving with his sons, Asif and Junaid Memon, running the show based out of Dubai and UK, according to investigation conducted by the Enforcement..
IndiaTimes - Published

Dubai court rules against superyacht freeze order in divorce battle

A Dubai appeal court has dismissed a freezing order on a $436 million superyacht belonging to a Russian billionaire at the center of one of the world's costliest divorce battles, according to a copy of..
Reuters - Published

UAE says Emirates pilots did not monitor settings in 2016 crash

Pilots of an Emirates passenger jet that crashed in 2016 while attempting to abort a landing in Dubai failed to notice that the Boeing 777's engine thrust settings remained too low and cut short a..
Reuters - Published

Dubai port operator DP World suspends staff travel to China

DP World, one of the world's largest port operators, has suspended all staff travel to China until further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak there.
Reuters - Published

Emirates advises crew to stay in hotels, avoid crowds in China due to virus outbreak

Dubai's Emirates airline is advising its flight crew to stay in their hotels when on a layover in China due to the new coronavirus outbreak there that has killed 81 people.
Reuters - Published

Dubai to screen passengers on China flights after virus outbreak

Dubai will screen passengers arriving on direct flights from China, the airport operator said on Thursday, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic.
Reuters - Published

Dawood has provided logistical, financial support to Hafiz Saeed, reveals arrested gangster Ejaz Lakdawala

He revealed that Dawood has a huge network of shell companies and has direct or indirect investments in various real estate projects in Mumbai, Banglore, Dubai, London etc.
DNA - Published

NRI bizman linked to Robert Vadra arrested

C C Thampi, a Dubai-based NRI businessman, has been arrested by the Enforcement Directorate during the weekend in a money laundering case against Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s son-in-law Robert..
IndiaTimes - Published

Israel foreign minister postpones Dubai visit over security concern: diplomats

Israel's foreign minister has postponed a visit to Dubai this month due to security concerns, diplomats said on Sunday, linking the decision to spiralling Iran-U.S. tensions.
Reuters - Published

Dubai airport flights delayed, canceled due to heavy rain

Dubai International, one of the world's busiest airports, canceled, diverted and delayed flights on Saturday due to heavy rain and flooding, Dubai Airports said.
Reuters - Published

Indian Consulate in Dubai to issue tatkal passport same day

Indian expats in Dubai and northern Emirates will now be able to get passports issued on the same day under the 'tatkal' category. Consul general of India in Dubai Vipul on Thursday announced that the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Emirates Airline cancels Baghdad flight on Wednesday after Iran strike

Dubai-based Emirates Airline canceled a return flight to Baghdad on Wednesday following Iran's missile attack on U.S.-led forces in Iraq.
Reuters - Published

Dubai-based desi a single dad on 12th surrogacy bid

IndiaTimes - Published

Pakistan's Musharraf calls death sentence a 'personal vendetta'

Speaking from his hospital bed in Dubai, Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf said a special court's decision to sentence him to death in a high treason case was the result of a "personal..
Reuters - Published

Exclusive: UAE shuts accounts of Maltese tycoon accused of journalist's murder

A Dubai bank shuttered accounts earlier this year of a secret offshore company belonging to a Maltese businessman since charged with the murder of an investigative journalist, two banking officials..
Reuters - Published

AgustaWestland case: CBI to file chargesheet soon, seeks more time to reply on Christian Michel's bail plea

Michel was extradited from Dubai last year, and is currently in Tihar Jail in connection with the Agusta Westland case.
DNA - Published

Princess Haya in court for London hearing in legal battle with Dubai's ruler

Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, the estranged wife of Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, appeared in a British court on Tuesday for the latest hearing in the couple's legal battle over..
Reuters - Published

CM Kamal Nath to visit Dubai on Nov 5 to woo investors

IndiaTimes - Published

Man held at IGI airport for smuggling gold worth Rs 36 lakh concealed in his shoes

The passenger, who was travelling from Dubai to Delhi, was concealing eight gold bars cumulatively weighing 933 grams inside his shoes.
DNA - Published

ED finds Wadhawans undisclosed properties in Dubai, London in PMC money laundering case

IndiaTimes - Published

Dubai ruler and princess set for legal battle in London next month

Jordanian Princess Haya bint al-Hussein, the estranged wife of Dubai's ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, appeared at the High Court in London on Tuesday in the latest round of a battle over..
Reuters - Published

British tanker docks in Dubai after detention by Iran

A British-flagged tanker that was detained by Iran for 10 weeks, docked in Dubai on Saturday, after a standoff that has stoked tensions along a vital global shipping route for oil.
Reuters - Published

UK tanker held in Iran enters Dubai port: Refinitiv ship-tracking data

The British-flagged Stena Impero tanker, which was detained by Iran's Revolutionary Guards in July, has entered port Rashid in Dubai, according to Refinitiv shipping data.
Reuters - Published

Stena Impero in international water following Iran detention

Stena Impero, the British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran, has reached international waters on route to Dubai, the Swedish owner of the tanker said on Friday.
Reuters - Published

British tanker leaves Iranian port after July seizure

The British-flagged Stena Impero tanker left Iran's Bandar Abbas port on Friday and was heading for Dubai so the crew could be repatriated, the owner said, after the ship was detained in July by..
Reuters - Published

Two flights diverted from Dubai due to suspected drones

Two flights were diverted from Dubai International Airport on Sunday due to suspected drone activity, the hub's operator said, at least the second disruption of its kind there this year.
Reuters - Published

Mega shopping fests a la Dubai from March ’20

IndiaTimes - Published

Delhi Court rejects Christian Michel's bail plea in VVIP chopper deal case

Christian was extradited from Dubai last year and is currently in Tihar jail
DNA - Published

AgustaWestland scam: Court dismisses Christian Michel's bail pleas in CBI, ED cases

Special Judge Arvind Kumar rejected Michel's applications in cases filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED), saying there was no sufficient ground to..
IndiaTimes - Published

Seven of tanker Stena Impero's crew reach Dubai after Iran frees them

Seven of the 23 crew members of the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero that was seized by Iran in July reached Dubai on Thursday after Tehran agreed to their release, a Russian official said.
Reuters - Published

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor spent 3 nights in Dubai with Pak journalist, prosecutor tells court

In Dock: Cops seek framing of charges for abetting suicide
DNA - Published

Hyderabad man goes missing in Dubai, kin seeks MEA help

Speaking to ANI, Mohammed Abdul Rouf said that Mohammad Abdul Wahab went to Dubai in December last year to seek a job
DNA - Published

P&O Cruises cancels Dubai and Gulf voyages amid Iran tensions

P&O Cruises has canceled cruises around Dubai and the Arabian Gulf after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in the region.
Reuters - Published

VVIP Chopper case: I-T raids at Hyderabad-based company

The group is engaged in the business of conducting seismic data analysis in which it imports large scale over-invoicing through a Dubai-based operator who is an accused in the scam
DNA - Published

UK court sets November hearing for case of Dubai ruler and princess

A full hearing in a case that pits the ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum against his wife, a Jordanian princess, over the welfare of their two children will be heard on Nov. 11 in an..
Reuters - Published

Jordan keeps silent in case pitting princess against sheikh

Jordan is staying silent about a legal battle pitting a Jordanian princess against her estranged husband, the ruler of Dubai, as King Abdullah seeks to contain any fallout from a case involving his..
Reuters - Published

Princess Haya, estranged wife of Dubai ruler, seeks UK court order to prevent her child's forced marriage

Princess Haya Bint al-Hussein, estranged wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum, has asked for a forced marriage protection order for her children in a British court.
Firstpost - Published

Dubai ruler’s wife seeks 'forced marriage protection order' in English court

The wife of Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, Jordanian Princess Haya, has applied for a "forced marriage protection order" in an English court in relation to one of her two children.
Reuters - Published

Swiss minister under fire for tobacco sponsorship of Expo pavilion

Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis is under fire from the nation's medical elite over a 1.8 million Swiss francs ($1.8 million) sponsoring deal with tobacco giant Philip Morris International to help..
Reuters - Published

IMA ponzi scam accused Mansoor Khan sent to ED custody till July 23

Khan, who had fled to Dubai, flew back to India and was arrested on landing in Delhi.
DNA - Published

IMA ponzi scam: Main accused Mansoor Khan brought to Bengaluru by ED, being questioned

Khan was arrested in New Delhi by the ED after he arrived in India from Dubai.
DNA - Published

ED gets Mansoor Khan's transit remand

Khan was produced before Duty Magistrate Harjit Singh Jaspal at his residence during late hours on Friday. He will now be produced before a Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court later in the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Scam accused back from UAE, quizzed on ties to ministers

The ED detained Mohammad Mansoor Khan of IMA Jewels the moment he landed at IGI airport from Dubai on Friday morning and took him to the agency’s headquarters where he was questioned on his claim..
IndiaTimes - Published

IMA ponzi scam: Owner Mansoor Khan arrested from Delhi airport, being questioned by ED

The SIT said that its sources in Dubai persuaded him to come back and submit himself before the law.
DNA - Published

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